Cox Boosts Availability of ESPN2 HD, ESPNU

ESPN2 HD is now available to Cox Communications subscribers nationwide, and more than 1 million of the MSO’s customers now have access to ESPNU, under terms of an agreement between the sports programmer and the operator, announced Monday.

ESPNU is already available on Cox systems including New England; Phoenix; Hampton Roads, Va.; Wichita, Kan.; Las Vegas; and Oklahoma City.

And ESPN2 HD -- a 24-hour HD simulcast of ESPN2 -- is now distributed on the HD tier in all Cox systems.